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ASUS ROG STRIX GL702VS, 1920x1080 IPS 75hz G-SYNC screen, i7-7700HQ processor, GTX 1070 graphics w/8GB DDR5, Thunderbolt 3 port at Best Buy $1237.99

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17.3" Full HD display 75hz w/G-Sync
7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ mobile processor
12GB DDR4 system memory
1TB 7200 rpm HDD
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070/ 8GB GDDR5
Weighs 6.02 lbs. and measures 1.1" thin
1x USB Type-C port
3x USB 3.0
1x HDMI output
1x Thunderbolt 3 port for connecting advanced monitors and external drives.
SD and Multimedia Card slot
Full backlit keyboard with 10-key numeric keypad
Headphone/microphone combo jack
1x mini DisplayPort

Note: This laptop does not include a built-in DVD/CD drive.
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A laptop fitted with a gtx 1070 for under $1,400 is hard to come by. I'd say this is a decent deal, not sure why it's been downvoted
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Damn😣 I bought this for 1549 on ebay.
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it seems to be a stripped version of the GL702VS, but it gets you a 1070 and G-Sync screen for under $1300...thought that was decent.
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it seems to be a stripped version of the GL702VS, but it gets you a 1070 and G-Sync screen for under $1300...thought that was decent.
What do you mean by stripped? Seems pretty loaded to me
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What do you mean by stripped? Seems pretty loaded to me
It looks like most other versions of the GL702VS come with a better combo (and more) RAM, some sort of SSD, and a 120hz screen. This one has 12gb RAM, and a different (but still good) 75hz screen.

This is perfect for me and complete overkill for what I do; it's got thunderbolt 3, and I can always add more RAM and better hard drives. I'm just hoping this will still be usable 4 or 5 years from now. (mobile workstation; not really for gaming).
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Because it comes with one of the crappiest descriptions ever. So much useless info.
My bad...this is my first deal post.
Extra crap removed from description.
It's late. Going to bed.
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Does this really have thunderbolt 3 ? Is this the same model as the one that went on sale for 1250 during BF? Thanks
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My bad...this is my first deal post.
Extra crap removed from description.
It's late. Going to bed.
Sounds good. Much easier to see what's in it now. May also want to change the title to include that it's a 1070 inside, but not a big deal, since the description is decipherable.
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No SSD, 75hz TN screen, runs super hot, 6+ lbs laptop. I guess this is a good price if you must have a 1070 in a laptop, but be prepared to spend extra money on a M.2 SSD.
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We actually own one of these. I bought one of these for my son back in June. It does not run hot. It's a pretty sweet deal for what you get. He loves it (he's 16 and games on it for hours each day).
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Pretty sure its only thunderbolt 2.
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It looks like most other versions of the GL702VS come with a better combo (and more) RAM, some sort of SSD, and a 120hz screen. This one has 12gb RAM, and a different (but still good) 75hz screen.

This is perfect for me and complete overkill for what I do; it's got thunderbolt 3, and I can always add more RAM and better hard drives. I'm just hoping this will still be usable 4 or 5 years from now. (mobile workstation; not really for gaming).
If you want a mobile workstation get an ultrabook, not a boat anchor of a laptop. This is for gaming.
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This is far from a boat anchor... I wish you all would stop with that. It is thin and the bezels are not that bad. This is not an ultra book, so don't pretend it is. It's a 17 in gaming laptop. Traveling business people could use this in hotels.

As far as the heat... it runs VERY hot. In fact one of the hottest laptops I have ever owned. The CPU and GPU sit at 90 degrees Celsius after a few minutes of gaming.

I have this and the MSI GX62 from m newegg. And I cannot figure out why ch I am sending back. This keyboard is amazing, and even with a 75hz screen, it still looks amazing. It is light for a 17in laptop and thin. The MSI has better sound and runs a little cooler, with better specs. But because of the 17in screen, with the light weight I might end keeping this.

New paste, thermal pads, M.2 ssd, and a little more ram and this $1250 machine will be amazing.
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